Serena Hamilton Butts

28 March 1903–30 March 1998 (Age 95)
Chenango Forks, Chenango, Broome, New York, United States

The Life of Serena Hamilton

When Serena Hamilton Butts was born on 28 March 1903, in Chenango Forks, Chenango, Broome, New York, United States, her father, Nelson Crandall Butts, was 45 and her mother, Mary Frances McCray, was 40. She lived in Chenango, Broome, New York, United States for about 15 years and Greene, Greene, Chenango, New York, United States in 1940. She died on 30 March 1998, in Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

John Francis Cohoon
Serena Hamilton Butts

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Nelson Crandall Butts


    Mary Frances McCray




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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 14

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 26

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Butt 3.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Serena H Butts in household of Nelson C Butts, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Serena H Cohoon in household of J Francis Cohoon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Serena Butts in household of Nelson Butts, "United States Census, 1920"

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